Ocean Governance Research and Development Project

We’re Hiring

Position: Research and Gaps Assessment Consultant
Institution: Ocean Governance Project, University of Ghana School of Law


 is a multi-disciplinary collaboration between the University of Ghana School of Law and the Department for Marine and Fisheries Sciences of the University of Ghana, with support from the Norwegian Centre for the Law of the Sea.


What we Do


Lead research on unpacking and articulating the dynamics of ocean-related development strategies in order to leverage Africa’s potential for sustainable ocean-driven growth;


Offer a stimulating environment where pragmatic policy proposals and innovative solutions are conceived;


Motivate stakeholders to explore synergies in their industries and to collaborate in taking creative and innovative ocean-related actions that can directly benefit Africa economies and communities


Prioritize the health of the ocean and climate decision making in the policy-space.


Ghana Ocean Governance Study

DOALOS/Norad Programmes of Assistance to meet the strategic needs of developing States in ocean governance the law of the sea